MLB Draftkings Picks for Oct 3, 2023

Daily Player Picks

Updated Throughout the Day

Player expected costs and values are calculated every thirty minutes throughout the day.


Pitchers

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Tyler Glasnow TB $9,300 21.12 2.27
Pablo Lopez MIN $9,100 20.95 2.30
Kevin Gausman TOR $9,800 20.74 2.12
Zack Wheeler PHI $8,600 19.93 2.32

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Jesus Luzardo MIA $6,800 16.76 2.46
Corbin Burnes MIL $8,000 19.61 2.45
Brandon Pfaadt ARI $5,300 12.91 2.44
Zack Wheeler PHI $8,600 19.93 2.32

Catcher

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
William Contreras MIL $4,600 9.41 2.05
J.T. Realmuto PHI $4,800 8.15 1.70
Ryan Jeffers MIN $3,500 7.67 2.19
Jonah Heim TEX $3,700 7.47 2.02

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Rene Pinto TB $2,500 6.25 2.50
Ryan Jeffers MIN $3,500 7.67 2.19
Gabriel Moreno ARI $3,400 7.24 2.13
Alejandro Kirk TOR $2,900 6.04 2.08

First Base

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Bryce Harper PHI $5,800 9.85 1.70
Yandy Diaz TB $5,400 9.71 1.80
Carlos Santana MIL $4,100 9.61 2.34
William Contreras MIL $4,600 9.41 2.05

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Rene Pinto TB $2,500 6.25 2.50
Brandon Belt TOR $3,900 9.26 2.37
Carlos Santana MIL $4,100 9.61 2.34
Alex Kirilloff MIN $3,200 7.40 2.31

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Second Base

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Edouard Julien MIN $3,900 9.40 2.41
Ketel Marte ARI $5,300 9.29 1.75
Marcus Semien TEX $5,700 9.13 1.60
Bryson Stott PHI $4,400 6.92 1.57

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Edouard Julien MIN $3,900 9.40 2.41
Brice Turang MIL $2,900 6.76 2.33
Ketel Marte ARI $5,300 9.29 1.75
Marcus Semien TEX $5,700 9.13 1.60

Short Stop

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Trea Turner PHI $5,900 9.44 1.60
Corey Seager TEX $6,200 9.43 1.52
Bo Bichette TOR $5,000 8.05 1.61
Willy Adames MIL $4,400 7.85 1.79

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Taylor Walls TB $3,500 6.36 1.82
Willy Adames MIL $4,400 7.85 1.79
Geraldo Perdomo ARI $3,300 5.92 1.79
Bo Bichette TOR $5,000 8.05 1.61

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Third Base

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Royce Lewis MIN $5,500 10.76 1.96
Alec Bohm PHI $4,300 8.18 1.90
Jake Burger MIA $4,400 7.96 1.81
Josh Donaldson MIL $3,800 6.79 1.79

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Royce Lewis MIN $5,500 10.76 1.96
Alec Bohm PHI $4,300 8.18 1.90
Evan Longoria ARI $3,000 5.63 1.88
Jake Burger MIA $4,400 7.96 1.81

Outfield

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Corbin Carroll ARI $6,000 11.04 1.84
Christian Yelich MIL $4,900 10.32 2.11
Jazz Chisholm Jr. MIA $5,200 9.98 1.92
Nick Castellanos PHI $4,700 9.51 2.02
Max Kepler MIN $4,200 9.17 2.18
Adolis Garcia TEX $5,100 9.03 1.77
Kyle Schwarber PHI $5,600 8.85 1.58
Harold Ramirez TB $3,700 8.84 2.39

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Cristian Pache PHI $2,100 5.77 2.75
Tyrone Taylor MIL $3,100 8.12 2.62
Johan Rojas PHI $3,000 7.35 2.45
Harold Ramirez TB $3,700 8.84 2.39
Matt Wallner MIN $3,600 8.53 2.37
Daulton Varsho TOR $3,100 7.27 2.35
Robbie Grossman TEX $3,200 7.52 2.35
Kevin Kiermaier TOR $2,900 6.78 2.34

Picks are based on historical performance and match-up. Picks are updated regularly, but we advise that you keep up to date on late-day roster moves and injuries – those are not taken into consideration. Sports from the Basement provides┬áno warranty on these suggestions and readers should make picks at their own risk. Sample lineups are provided as thought-starters, and are not intended for direct use.